'The approach to Aoraki Mount Cook, New Zealand's highest mountain and part of the Southern Alps range, is one of the most spectacular drives in New Zealand - and that's saying a lot'. Read more in 'A Return to Middle Earth', Lonely Planet Traveller, January 2013 Photo by Matt Munro http://www.lonelyplanet.com/magazine
Scafell Pike, Lake District, England - I climbed this mountain in July 2009, as part of the national 3 Peaks Challenge. This challenge, and in particular, this mountain due to the dismal weather conditions on the day, was both the best and worst thing I have done, simultaneously. Loved it!
Trolltunga, Norway. Trolltunga is a piece of rock that hangs out of the mountain about 2,000 feet up in the air. The Troll’s Tongue (translation in English) is available to hikers from mid-June to about mid-September.